Cost Accountant

Robert Half

Robert Half is seeking Cost Accountant/ Analyst for a long term contract with client in the Manufacturing industry. The Cost Accountant will assist in the control and maintenance of the company’s standard cost system. Perform month-end and year-end closing functions that pertain to Sales, Cost of Sales and Manufacturing Variances. Prepare detailed Cost, Sales and Inventory reconciliation. Post month-end and related journal entries. Additionally will be involved to prepare intercompany reconciliation, including markup schedule and inter-company cost transactions differences.Responsibilities of the Cost Accountant/Analyst: • Support the total cost management systems.• Support the variance analysis of production and OH accounts.• Support for gross margin analysis.• Support the budgeted cost maintenance.• Complete account reconciliations as assigned.• Support tooling inventory and costing.• Support the reviewing of the requisition log.• Assist in the preparation of year-end audit package.• Assist in the preparation of the annual budget.• Follow all departmental and general procedures where applicable.QualificationsStrong In-Depth 5+ years of Cost Accounting ExperienceIndustrial experience in Manufacturing, preferred in Customized production environmentStrong computer and analytical skillsThorough working experience with ERP systemsAdvance Excel skills with a comfort navigating large scale spreadsheetsEnrolled in the CPA at the advanced levelRobert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. – . , . . All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.© 2022 Robert Half. Québec permit number AP-2000503. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use.